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  • Easter Bush, Roslin Institute Building

    EH25 9RG Midlothian

    United Kingdom

20032020

Research output per year

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Research Output

  • 32 Article
  • 9 Review article
  • 3 Abstract
  • 1 Conference contribution
2020

Impact of maternal high stocking density during the dry period on dairy calf health, behaviour, and welfare

Fujiwara, M., Haskell, M. J., Macrae, A. I. & Rutherford, K. M. D., 26 May 2020, In : Animals. 10, 6, 922.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2019

Effects of stocking density during the dry period on dairy cow physiology, metabolism and behaviour

Fujiwara, M., Haskell, M., Macrae, A. & Rutherford, K., 5 Aug 2019, In : Journal of Dairy Research. 86, 3, p. 283-290 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1 Citation (Scopus)
2018

A study of associations between gastric ulcers and the behaviour of finisher pigs

Rutherford, KMD., Thompson, CS., Thomson, JR., Lawrence, AB., Nielsen, EO., Busch, ME., Haugegaard, S. & Sandoe, P., 29 Mar 2018, In : Livestock Science. 212, p. 45 - 51 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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1 Citation (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

Periparturient behavior and physiology: further insight into the farrowing process for primiparous and multiparous sows

Ison, SH., Jarvis, S., Hall, SA., Ashworth, CJ. & Rutherford, KMD., 12 Jun 2018, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 5, 122, 15 p., 122.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2 Citations (Scopus)
7 Downloads (Pure)

Survey of dry cow management on UK commercial dairy farms

Fujiwara, M., Haskell, M. J., Macrae, A. I. & Rutherford, K. MD., 7 Sep 2018, In : Veterinary Record. 183, 9, 8 p., 297.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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6 Citations (Scopus)
2 Downloads (Pure)
2017

Bentley abstract: Pain management in livestock: understanding the views of producers and veterinarians

Rutherford, KMD., Thompson, C. & Ison, S., Mar 2017, p. 198. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Comparing microbiotas in the upper aerodigestive and lower respiratory tracts of lambs

Glendinning, L., Collie, D., Wright, S., Rutherford, KMD. & McLachlan, G., 27 Oct 2017, In : Microbiome. 5, 145

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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6 Citations (Scopus)
3 Downloads (Pure)

Impact of maternal stress and nutrition on behavioural and physiological outcomes in young lambs

Rooke, JA., Arnott, G., Dwyer, CM. & Rutherford, KMD., 1 Nov 2017, In : Animal Welfare. 26, 4, p. 403 - 415 13 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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20 Downloads (Pure)

The effect of post-farrowing ketoprofen on sow feed intake, nursing behaviour and piglet performance

Ison, SH., Jarvis, S., Ashworth, CJ. & Rutherford, KMD., 2 Jun 2017, In : Livestock Science. 202, p. 115 - 123

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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2 Citations (Scopus)
19 Downloads (Pure)
2016

A review of pain assessment in pigs

Ison, SH., Clutton, RE., Di Giminiani, P. & Rutherford, KMD., 28 Nov 2016, In : Frontiers in Veterinary Science. 3, p. 8 - 5 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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34 Citations (Scopus)
14 Downloads (Pure)

Assessment of completeness of reporting in intervention studies using livestock: an example from pain mitigation interventions in neonatal piglets

O'Connor, A., Anthony, R., Bergamasco, L., Coetzee, JF., Dzikamunhenga, RS., Johnson, AK., Karriker, LA., Marchant-Forde, JN., Martineau, GP., Millman, ST., Pajor, EA., Rutherford, KMD., Sprague, M., Sutherland, MA., von Borell, E. & Webb, SR., Apr 2016, In : Animal. 10, 4, p. 660 - 670

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
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4 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

A survey of sow management at farrowing in the UK

Ison, SH., Jarvis, S. & Rutherford, KMD., 1 Aug 2016, In : Animal Welfare. 25, 3, p. 309 - 319 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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4 Citations (Scopus)
30 Downloads (Pure)

Epigenetics and developmental programming of welfare and production traits in farm animals

Sinclair, KD., Rutherford, KMD., Wallace, JM., Brameld, JM., Stoger, R., Alberio, R., Sweetman, D., Gardner, DS., Perry, VEA., Adam, CL., Ashworth, CJ., Robinson, JE. & Dwyer, CM., 21 Jul 2016, In : Reproduction, Fertility and Development. 28, 10, p. 1443 - 1478 36 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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32 Citations (Scopus)
44 Downloads (Pure)

The identification of potential behavioural indicators of pain in periparturient sows

Ison, SH., Jarvis, S. & Rutherford, KMD., 6 Oct 2016, In : Research in Veterinary Science. 109, p. 114 - 120 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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7 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Why are most EU pigs tail docked? Economic and ethical analysis of four pig housing and management scenarios in the light of EU legislation and animal welfare outcomes

D'Eath, RB., Niemi, JK., Vosough Ahmadi, B., Rutherford, KMD., Ison, SH., Turner, SP., Anker, HT., Jensen, T., Busch, ME., Jensen, KK., Lawrence, AB. & Sandoe, P., Apr 2016, In : Animal. 10, 4, p. 687 - 699

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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31 Citations (Scopus)
62 Downloads (Pure)
2015
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20 Citations (Scopus)
34 Downloads (Pure)

The importance of the gestation period for welfare of lambs: maternal stressors and lamb vigour and wellbeing

Rooke, JA., Arnott, G., Dwyer, CM. & Rutherford, KMD., 2015, In : Journal of Agricultural Science. 153, 3, p. 497 - 519 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
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17 Citations (Scopus)
23 Downloads (Pure)
2014

Attitudes of farmers and veterinarians towards pain and the use of pain relief in pigs

Ison, SH. & Rutherford, KMD., 2014, In : The Veterinary Journal. 202, 3, p. 622 - 627 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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27 Citations (Scopus)
6 Downloads (Pure)

Behavioral and physiological responses of primiparous sows to mixing with older, unfamiliar sows

Ison, SH., Donald, RD., Jarvis, S., Robson, SK., Lawrence, AB. & Rutherford, KMD., 2014, In : Journal of Animal Science. 92, 4, p. 1647 - 1655 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

9 Citations (Scopus)

Pain management in the neonatal piglet during routine management procedures. Part 2: Grading the quality of evidence and the strength of recommendations

O'Connor, A., Anthony, R., Bergamasco, L., Coetzee, J., Gould, S., Johnson, AK., Karriker, LA., Marchant-Forde, JN., Martineau, GS., McKean, J., Millman, ST., Niekamp, S., Pajor, EA., Rutherford, KMD., Sprague, M., Sutherland, M., von Borell, E. & Dzikamunhenga, RS., 13 Jun 2014, In : Animal Health Research Reviews. 15, 1, p. 39 - 62 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

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23 Citations (Scopus)
5 Downloads (Pure)

Prenatal stress produces anxiety prone female offspring and impaired maternal behaviour in the domestic pig

Rutherford, KMD., Piastowska-Ciesielska, A., Donald, RD., Robson, SK., Ison, SH., Jarvis, S., Brunton, PJ., Russell, JA. & Lawrence, AB., 22 Apr 2014, In : Physiology and Behavior. 129, p. 255 - 265 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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28 Citations (Scopus)
14 Downloads (Pure)
2013

The welfare implications of large litter size in the domestic pig I: biological factors

Rutherford, KMD., Baxter, EM., D'Eath, RB., Turner, SP., Arnott, G., Roehe, R., Ask, B., Sandoe, P., Moustsen, VA., Thorup, F., Edwards, SA., Berg, P. & Lawrence, AB., May 2013, In : Animal Welfare. 22, p. 199 - 218 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

115 Citations (Scopus)

The welfare implications of large litter size in the domestic pig II: management factors

Baxter, EM., Rutherford, KMD., D'Eath, RB., Arnott, G., Turner, SP., Sandoe, P., Moustsen, VA., Thorup, F., Edwards, SA. & Lawrence, AB., May 2013, In : Animal Welfare. 22, p. 219 - 238 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

88 Citations (Scopus)
2012

Board invited review: The importance of the gestation period for welfare of calves: maternal stressors and difficult births

Arnott, G., Roberts, DJ., Rooke, JA., Turner, SP., Lawrence, AB. & Rutherford, KMD., Dec 2012, In : Journal of Animal Science. 90, 13, p. 5021 - 5034 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

Open Access
25 Citations (Scopus)

Farm animal welfare: assessing risks attributable to the prenatal environment

Rutherford, KMD., Donald, RD., Arnott, G., Rooke, JA., Dixon, LM., Mehers, JJM., Turnbull, J. & Lawrence, AB., 2012, In : Animal Welfare. 21, p. 419 - 429 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Citations (Scopus)

Qualitative Behavioural Assessment of emotionality in pigs

Rutherford, KMD., Donald, RD., Lawrence, AB. & Wemelsfelder, F., 12 May 2012, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 139, 3-4, p. 218 - 224 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

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73 Citations (Scopus)
1 Downloads (Pure)
2011

Emotionality in growing pigs: is the open field a valid test?

Donald, RD., Healy, SD., Lawrence, AB. & Rutherford, KMD., 2011, In : Physiology and Behavior. 104, 5, p. 906 - 913 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

30 Citations (Scopus)

Pre-natal social stress and post-natal pain affect the developing pig reproductive axis

Ashworth, CJ., Hogg, CO., Hoeks, CWF., Donald, RD., Duncan, WC., Lawrence, AB. & Rutherford, KMD., 2011, In : Reproduction. 142, p. 907 - 914 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

16 Citations (Scopus)
Open Access
30 Citations (Scopus)

The impact of prenatal stress on basal nociception and evoked responses to tail-docking and inflammatory challenge in juvenile pigs

Sandercock, DA., Gibson, IF., Rutherford, KMD., Donald, RD., Lawrence, AB., Brash, HM., Scott, M. E. & Nolan, AM., 2011, In : Physiology and Behavior. 104, 5, p. 728 - 737 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

28 Citations (Scopus)
2010

Maternal stress and tail docking in juvenile female pigs: effects on mechanical force sensitivity and responses to acute inflammatory challenge

Sandercock, DA., Gibson, I., Rutherford, KMD., Donald, RD., Scott, M. E. & Nolan, A. M., 30 Jun 2010. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Open Access
2009
25 Citations (Scopus)

Development of a mechanical stimulator and force measurement system for the assessment of nociceptive thresholds in pigs

Sandercock, DA., Gibson, I. F., Brash, HM., Rutherford, KMD., Scott, M. E. & Nolan, AM., 2009, In : Journal of Neuroscience Methods. 182, p. 64 - 70 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

20 Citations (Scopus)

Development of quantitative mechanical sensory testing approaches for pain assessment in pigs

Sandercock, DA., Gibson, I., Brash, H. M., Rutherford, KMD., Scott, M. E. & Nolan, A. M., 12 Oct 2009, European Journal of Pain. 1 ed. Elsevier Ltd, Vol. 13. p. S79 1 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Lameness prevalence and risk factors in organic and non-organic dairy herds in the United Kingdom

Rutherford, KMD., Langhammer, M., Jack, MC., Sherwood, L., Lawrence, AB. & Haskell, MJ., 2009, In : Veterinary Journal. 180, p. 95 - 105 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

82 Citations (Scopus)

Prenatal stress amplifies the immediate behavioural responses to acute pain in piglets

Rutherford, KMD., Robson, S., Donald, R., Jarvis, S., Sandercock, DA., Scott, M. E., Nolan, A. & Lawrence, AB., 2009, In : Biology Letters. 5, 4, p. 452 - 454 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The effect of organic status and management practices on somatic cell counts in UK dairy farms

Haskell, MJ., Langford, FM., Jack, MC., Sherwood, L., Lawrence, AB. & Rutherford, KMD., 2009, In : Journal of Dairy Science. 92, 8, p. 3775 - 3780 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

24 Citations (Scopus)
2008

Development of quantitative mechanical sensory testing in pigs to study the impact of inflammation on nociceptive processing

Sandercock, DA., Gibson, I., Rutherford, KMD., Scott, M. E. & Nolan, A. M., 2008. 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

2006

The responses of growing pigs to a chronic-intermittent stress treatment

Rutherford, KMD., Haskell, MJ., Glasbey, C. & Lawrence, AB., 2006, In : Physiology and Behaviour. 89, p. 670 - 680 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

37 Citations (Scopus)
2005

Effects of obstructed take-off and landing perches on the flight accuracy of laying hens

Moinard, C., Rutherford, KMD., Haskell, MJ., McCorquodale, C., Jones, RB. & Green, PR., 2005, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 93, p. 81 - 95 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

12 Citations (Scopus)

Visual fixation of a landing perch by chickens

Moinard, C., Rutherford, KMD., Stratham, P. & Green, PR., 2005, In : Experimental Brain Research. 162, p. 165 - 171 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

6 Citations (Scopus)
2004

Fractal analysis of animal behaviour as an indicator of animal welfare

Rutherford, KMD., Haskell, MJ., Glasbey, C., Jones, RB. & Lawrence, AB., 2004, In : Animal Welfare. 13, p. 99 - 103 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

27 Citations (Scopus)
2003

Detrended fuctuation analysis of behavioural responses to mild acute stressors in domestic hens

Rutherford, KMD., Haskell, MJ., Glasbey, C., Jones, RB. & Lawrence, AB., 2003, In : Applied Animal Behaviour Science. 83, p. 125 - 139 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle